Welcome to my Blog

Welcome to my Blog

Thank you for visiting my blog page. Please feel free to peruse my blog categories and comment on any subject that you enjoy.

Perspective 

My view points on different matters concerning natural hair.

Nappy – The Other “N” Word

Nappy – The Other “N” Word

The other “N” word – “Nappy” is a term used by slave masters and racist others to degrade Black people and strip them of our pride and identity. Our tightly coiled hair was seen as a negative as it didn't correlate with European standards of beauty – straight, long...

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Educational 

Small informative articles from which something can be learned.

Braids Took My Hair Out

Braids worn as a protective style are used to promote growth and protect the scalp and hair. It is the responsibility of a stylist to educate the client on how to maintain the braids and just how long they should be kept in. As a stylist, I have constantly heard...

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Discover the High Priestess of Soul!

NINA SIMONE was born Eunice Kathleen Waymon in Tryon, North Carolina on February 21, 1933 and was one of the most gifted and eclectic vocalists of her generation. Nina Simone was a singer, pianist, and songwriter who bent genres to her will rather than allowing...

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The TRUTH about Relaxers

Did you know the relaxer was created by a BLACK man (son of previous slaves) named Garret A. Morgan in 1912 or 1913? He is also the same man who created the curved tooth pressing comb, the gas mask and the 3 signal traffic light! ARE YOU WILLING TO DIE TO HAVE...

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TIme to Get Rid of that ‘pesky’ Dandruff

The flakes of dead skin cells scattered on your shoulders is a sure tell-tell sign of the annoying condition of dandruff. You comb and brush your hair, wipe the dandruff off of your clothing, and sure enough you will be doing that all day. Many times to worsen this...

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Quick Thoughts 

Thoughts that come to mind as I roam the web.

Planning to Open A Salon?

Planning to Open A Salon?

Please give careful thought to every aspect of running a business. Location, written agreements, business regulations, laws, insurance, salon operations, record keeping, policies, contracts, stylists, etc. You want to house your salon in a location that has a...

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Will Texas Hair Braiding Laws Change?

Will Texas Hair Braiding Laws Change?

I have been licensed in the state of Texas since Summer 2014. My next step was to take the necessary steps for my Texas instructor's license and personally felt some of the requirements were unnecessary for my specific field. I guess this braider felt the same way....

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Dad Cuts Off Boyfriends Hair!!!

Dad Cuts Off Boyfriends Hair!!!

After I finished laughing about this, it occurred to me that the boyfriend would have had an easier time staying away from the girlfriend than he would have parting with his locks. Locks are sacred to whomever wears them. Not anyone can touch them or maintain them....

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